Israeli defense minister Peretz warns Solana that Israel will not stop its Gaza attacks until Hamas holds its missile fire

DEBKAfile Intelligence

May 22, 2007

He asked the EU foreign affairs executive Tuesday, May 22, Day Seven of the Hamas missile blitz, to inform moderate Arab leaders they had better restrain Hamas before Israel is forced to use more strength.

His deputy, Ephraim Sneh, said there can be no talks with the Palestinians now except through the guns of Apaches. He told Sderot citizens: No Hamas leader, including PM Ismail Haniyeh, is immune from Israeli attack and called Hamas politicians “terrorists in suits.”